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1999 Chrysler Town & Country (Van) LX 3.8L MIL Lamp on, no communication VIN: 1C4GP64L2X
Hello everybody, due to account reconfiguration, all my past info on iatn was lost, and they have me starting over. I'm looking for a Mopar electronics wizard. Anyway, I have this minivan that is not behaving well. It runs great, but I cannot communicate w/the... Trouble codes: P1716
2002 Chrysler Town & Country (Van) LXi 3.3L Blower motor, radio, turn signals, windows, airbag VIN: 2C4GP44392
Intermittently on start up - takes 10-15 seconds for the Blower motor, radio, turn signals, windows to come on electrically, and the Air Bag and ABS lights flash. These lights will flash in rhythm with the rear wiper. All other accessories come on immediatley.
1994 Dodge Spirit 2.5L MIL Lamp on VIN: 1B3AA46K2R
this car gobbles up o2s. we put bosh ones mopar ones and Car quest ones in all go dead after a few months. ther is no oil leaking onto them and no loss of coolent. customer think I dont know what im doing and im starting to think there right. Trouble codes: 51 (02 lean)
1999 Dodge Ram 3500 Truck 5.9L Excessive Emissions, Cuts out, Poor Fuel Economy VIN: 1B7MF3369X
This is for all of you Cummins Diesel guys. I've got a 1999 Dodge Ram pick up, 3500 with a Cummins 24 valve. The customers complaint is that it runs great most of the time. When he really needs it tho, pulling a hill with a 16 ft. construction trailer behind i... Trouble codes: P0216 (Fuel Pump Timing), P0236 (MAP sensor)
2000 Dodge Stratus SE 2.4L 1-2 VIN: 1B3EJ46X8Y
vehicle came in with a chk engine light on. guest complained that vehicle sputters & feels like it does not want to go properly. tech scanned computer found multiple codes total of 5. as follows po732,po715,po731,po733,po700. we found on alldata to clear all d...
2000 Dodge Dakota 3.9L Power Train VIN: 1B7GL22X9Y
Car was towed to shop for no start perform all related diagnostic checks for no start injector pulse no spark,no fuel pressure. replace PCM car start test drove runs fine.Return to customer car stalls and wont start again.towed to shop and recheck...
2001 Dodge Ram 2500 Truck 5.9L No Start, Long Cranking VIN: 3B7KF23721
I need some input on this Dodge diesel. It is hard to start after driving it, turning it off, and trying to restart it within just a few minutes. If you let it sit longer, it usually starts fine. The fuel filter had some restriction, pressure was going to 0 ps... Trouble codes: P0216

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1996 Chrysler Sebring JXi 2.5L mode door VIN: 3C3EL55H6T
Thanks to Bill from Idaho for nailing this one on the head. Recalibrate procedure is to disconnect battery. Mode door resets when vehicle is restarted. I had mode switch set to vent when I cranked it, but no mention of whether this was necessary. Just do not t...
1997 Chrysler Concorde LX 3.5L Cuts out, Stall VIN: 2C3HD56F1V
Hi group, We did get that concord fixed. It was the cam timing like many of you recomended. The cams were one tooth retarded. We found a piece of serpentine belt in the area which probably ran thru the crank sprocket causing the cams to slip one tooth. The ten... Trouble codes: P1391.
1999 Chrysler 300M 3.5L Misfire, under load high rpm VIN: 2C3HE66G6X
Thanks for all your support!!! Bit the bullet, bought the tool (OTC 7999) locked the cam and fixed the problem. Thanks again all. Adrian P.S. Just my own opinion, but it seems Chrysler has come up with yet another way for us to fork out more money for absolute...
1999 Chrysler 300M 3.5L Stall VIN: 2C3HE66GXX
I only got 3 replies to this request. I had two problems, and took an educated guess on both of them. I replaced the starter relay for the intermittent no crank. The dying problem we have never been able to duplicate, and it is likely caused by cam sensor, cra...
2000 Chrysler Concorde LXi 3.2L Excessive Emissions, Poor Idle Quality, Hesitation, Cuts out, MIL Lamp on, miss & power loss VIN: 2C3HD36J1Y
Wow, am I glad to see this one go home...and its even better that its going home to a happy customer. I was giving that 'greeter' job at Walmart a second look. There were a few problems with this one...and some became aparent after the initial post. Changi... Trouble codes: P0174 (lean bank 1).
2001 Chrysler Town & Country (Van) LX 3.3L rack and pinion VIN: 2C4GP44G21
I wouldn't beleive this if I hadn't seen it with my own eyes. The lower mounting bolts on the sway bar links were just loose enough that when the steering wheel was wiggled the link would move in the sway bar just alittle.When I pried on the front end they wou...
1995 Dodge Grand Caravan 3.0L Trans flywheel VIN: 284GH2537S
I want to thank all that responded gave good ideas about worn crank and miss alignment on dowel pins and possible bad or un balanced convertor so I going to try and hope I can cure the problem if we do I will make another post at a later time thank again to iA...
1999 Dodge Dakota 5.2L Cuts out
WEll sorry for the looooong wait for the update/fix. I would like to thank all of you for taking your time to help out. After many phone calls to customer and no answer from him. I was hoping that he would return so that I could check out all of your suggest...
2001 Dodge Ram 1500 Truck 5.9L No Start, Stall, MIL Lamp on VIN: 3B7HF13Z91
Hi again the crank sensor was the cause.. thanks to all that provided info IATN is great Trouble codes: P1494, P0455, P0320, P1687.
2001 Dodge Intrepid ES 2.7L No Start VIN: 1D456F7621
thank you for all the help. the timing was off. the tech that installed the water pump did not set the timing with the colored links on the chain. the cam sensor trick worked thanks
2002 Dodge Dakota Sport 4.7L locks VIN: 1B7HG38N12
thank you for all the help- we had recenly replaced the central timer due to no headlights connection look ok- customer decided to what til it happens again- again thanks for the help- electrical problems seem to frustate customers the most
2003 Dodge Sprinter 2500 2.7L master cylinder VIN: WD2YD64213
after talking with the dealer and reading the replys i have come to the conclution that these brakes suck. did find some air in the rear and cleaned up the load sensor in the back it seemed to work properly. ithink the cap is new. looks good. and the brakes st...
1996 Plymouth Grand Voyager SE 3.3L Misfire, MIL Lamp on VIN: 1P46P44R5T
This vehicle is finally fixed... at least the main concern of our customer has been resolved. Code P0352,ignition coil#[...] circuit, is gone and vehicle runs smoothly. Vehicle left with codes PO462-fuel sender volts too low, P1695-no body CCD Message, P169... Trouble codes: P0352, P0462, P0140, P1695 (No body CCD message).
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